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The DSTV Explora Ultra is the next step in cutting-edge satellite decoding, offering an unparalleled entertainment journey packed with Ultra HD capabilities and a plethora of premium channels.
More than just a satellite decoder, the DSTV Explora Ultra is an evolved entertainment powerhouse, boasting an intelligent interface and state-of-the-art features like live streaming, voice search, and integration with popular streaming services.
This device takes your TV viewing experience to a whole new level, blending innovation with versatility.
Our DSTV installation services also include installation in Sea Point, Simon's Town and Sunset Beach. We have a team of experienced technicians who can set up your DSTV satellite dish and decoder in these areas, ensuring that you have access to all your favorite channels. Whether you are a residential customer or a business owner, we can provide you with a professional and efficient installation service. Contact us today to schedule an appointment for your DSTV installation.
Here, we have compiled answers to address commonly asked questions about DStv's services, troubleshooting devices, and understanding decoder functionality.
Our goal is to ensure your viewing experience is top-notch, and we strive to offer comprehensive solutions. However, if you can't find the information you need, we encourage you to seek assistance from an approved DStv installer through our website.
DStv installers typically charge a labor rate that can range between R400.00 to R750.00 per hour depending on the installation.
You can get a DStv technician by contacting DStv's customer support or by booking an appointment on their official website. In addition, DStv-approved technicians can often be found in electronic retail stores or local classifieds.
While it is possible to install your own DStv, it's generally recommended to hire a professional installer. This is because proper installation requires specific tools and knowledge about satellite dish alignment, cable routing, and decoder setup.
A typical DStv installation includes setting up the dish, installing the LNB, routing and connecting the cable, and setting up the decoder. For a detailed breakdown, you can refer to the pricing list. For example, a 10m cable is included in the price.
The time it takes to install DStv can vary based on the complexity of the installation, but it typically takes between 1 to 3 hours.
While technically possible, it is usually recommended that DStv Explora installations be done by a professional to ensure optimal setup and connection.
To get a DStv subscription, you typically need to provide your South African ID number, proof of residence, and banking details for debit order arrangements.
DStv requires a satellite dish to receive signals for their traditional TV services. However, you can use DStv Now, their streaming service, which doesn't require a dish but does require a good internet connection.
If you have Fibre, you may not need DStv if you are happy with streaming services alone. However, DStv may still be useful if you want to access certain channels or live broadcasts not available on streaming platforms.
The price of DStv Now varies depending on the package, with MultiChoice 2023 price listed as R994 per month.
The cheapest DStv decoder package is available from R29 per month. It comes with a Stream Decoder and provides access to 25+ Channels.
The cost of installing a dish can vary based on the type of dish and the specifics of the installation. For a 60-90m Satellite Dish, the cost ranges from R250.00 to R450.00.